The New York Times had an interesting (if depressing) piece on The Slow Death of the American Author.
On a positive note, ALLI, The Alliance of Independent Authors, aims to democratize writing and publishing and is always looking for new members.
JJ Marsh, author of the Beatrice Stubbs series, has posted a useful list of the top ten bookmarks for independent writers.
And as usual, Erika Dreifus can be counted on to post Monday Markets for Writers. A great place to learn about jobs and opportunities.
English writers take over German-speaking Zurich this weekend during the Zurich Writers Workshop, which will feature authors Sam North and Lee Weatherly as authors in residence. To meet the authors without attending the workshop, join the apéro from 7-9 p.m. at the James Joyce Pub on Friday, April 12.
Anyone else have some interesting things to share?